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Protecting Vulnerable Groups: Scottish Vetting And Barring Scheme: Consultation Paper

DescriptionConsultation on Scottish Executive proposals for a new vetting and barring scheme for those working with children or vulnerable adults.
Official Print Publication DateFebruary 2006
Website Publication DateFebruary 08, 2006


ISBN 0 7559 2954 3

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Covering Letter

1. Introduction

2. Background and Context
2.1 The Bichard Inquiry
2.2 The Vetting and Barring Scheme
2.3 The Current System in Scotland
2.4 Developments in the Rest of the UK

3. Proposals for Scotland
3.1 Timetable for Implementation
3.2 Vision, Aims and Objectives
3.3 Outline
3.4 Proposals and Issues Arising
3.5 Working with Other Jurisdictions

4. Conclusion

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